istanbul - Almost a year after the terrorist attack on the chic nightclub Reina in Istanbul, the trial against the suspected offender started. The New Year night from Uzbekistan opened the fire at the party in the club at night.
He shot 39 visitors and injured 79. According to news agency DHA, the man was brought to the courtroom under the strictest security measures of the prison in Silivri.
Apart from the shooter, who used his right to remain silent, there are also 56 possible accomplices, some of whom were also in pre-trial detention. DHA reported that 51 of them were present on Monday, including the wife of the probable attacker. If his guilt is proven, he can get life long several times.
The first session took several hours. According to experts, the handling of the case lasts for the entire week. At the time, the Turkish media wrote that the Uzbek, who was arrested on January 16, made a confession. He would have acted on behalf of Islamic State.